|On the Air - Handy (Jam) Organization|
How radio broadcasting works.
Keywords: Media: Radio
Downloads: 20,207 (5 reviews)
|Independent Radio Station - Mitchell Film Associates|
Military training film on a New York radio station, WMCA, owned by the Nathan Straus family, showing its ownership, management and activities. Good view of radio in the era when most stations were locally owned and operated.
Keywords: Communication: Radio; Media: Radio
Downloads: 8,753 (4 reviews)
|Back of the Mike - Handy (Jam) Organization|
Insider's view of the 1930s radio studio showing the production of dramatic sound effects.
Keywords: Media: Radio; Perception: Sound
Downloads: 27,398 (12 reviews)
|Hear and Now - Unknown|
How radio brings news and information to Americans. With footage of many news events covered by radio and images everyday life in the late 1950s. Explains how radio serves in the Cold War and during natural disasters.
Keywords: Media: Radio; Communication: Radio; Journalism
Downloads: 19,482 (3 reviews)
|Behind Your Radio Dial: The Story of NBC - National Broadcasting Company (NBC)|
Behind the scenes tour of NBC's radio and television broadcasting facilities at Rockefeller Center, New York City.
Keywords: Media: Radio; New York City
Downloads: 17,046 (5 reviews)
|Tuesday in November - U.S. Office of War Information|
PLEASE NOTE: A vastly improved version of this film made from a 35mm preserved print is available here: http://archive.org/details/Tuesday_in_November Idealized portrayal of 1944 U.S. presidential election, made to show the world that the United States was sufficiently secure to hold a free and fair election during wartime. Shows campaign activities, efforts to ensure the secrecy of the ballot and fairness of the election, and media coverage of the electoral process, all culminating in a giant n...
Keywords: Political campaigns and elections; Citizenship; Media: Radio
Downloads: 20,715 (10 reviews)
|Radio and Television - Holmes (Burton) Films, Inc.|
View of the radio industry as it existed in 1940, showing potential occupations at every level. Introduces the new industry of television, emphasizing its need for specially skilled workers. Useful imagery of the electronic media in the pre-World War II era.
Keywords: Occupations: Broadcasting; Media: Radio; Media: Television
Downloads: 17,746 (2 reviews)
|Radio at War - Ganz (William J.) Co.|
Communications and communicators facilitate World War II.
Keywords: Media: Radio; World War II; Electronics
Downloads: 16,240 (2 reviews)